EKS Day Events

In honor of the late Eunice Kennedy Shriver, individuals worldwide will take part in Unified Sports®, volunteer and educational activities to promote the vision of the Special Olympics founder. 

EKS Day Stories

Eunice Kennedy Shriver's legacy of action and compassion lives on. These stories show the far-reaching impact this one woman had and how others have been inspired to continue her work and dream. Read them, and share your story, too. 

About EKS Day

In celebration of EKS Day, Special Olympics encourages each community, from every corner of the world, to engage in sports activities focused on inclusion. 

A Revolutionary

Tim Shriver recounts his mother’s life of service in this brief 2011 CBS/Turner Sports Profile.